Photos of 2006 events
Welcome to the Bertelsmann Stiftung photo gallery, containing images of events that took place in 2006, such as the 2006 International Bertelsmann Forum, the Schools in Society conference and the 2006 Carl Bertelsmann Prize award cereomony. The photos are also available for download.
Dialogue and action: Fundación Bertelsmann conference in Madrid
"Future challenges facing the business community, foundations and society at large" was the title of the first conference in the Fundación Bertelsmann's "Dialogue and action" series. The event was held on Nov. 23-24, 2006, in Madrid, and welcomed 150 participants from a number of nations, including Spain's Crown Prince Felipe.
The 6th "Neue Stimmen" International Master Class
Twelve young opera singers from nine nations came together at the 6th "Neue Stimmen" International Master Class, held from Nov. 10 to 18, 2006, in Gütersloh. Their goal was to work with professional musicians from throughout Europe in order to improve their performance-related skills and help launch their careers.
2006 International Bertelsmann Forum
At the 10th International Bertelsmann Forum, which took place on Sept. 22 and 23 in the German Foreign Ministry in Berlin, Chancellor Angela Merkel met with numerous European leaders to discuss the future of Europe.
2006 Carl Bertelsmann Prize: Awards ceremony
Finland is the winner of this year's Carl Bertelsmann Prize, awarded on the topic "Active aging in economy and society." Liz Mohn presented the prize on September 14 in the Gütersloh community center.
Kofi Annan visiting the Bertelsmann Stiftung
On July 10, 2006, U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan visited the Bertelsmann Stiftung in Berlin.
Honorary doctorate for Liz Mohn
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